NDIS Sucess Story
An inspiring story of a disabled man who transformed his life and achieved Independent living

An inspiring story of a disabled man who transformed his life and achieved Independent living

An inspiring story of a disabled man who transformed his life and achieved Independent living

Lance is a middle-aged male who lives in Melbourne who has Schizophrenia and a mild intellectual disability. Lance had his fair share of failed accommodation settings where he did not feel safe or bond with his housemates.

Finding Suitable Accommodation

Despite his challenges Carepro Disability Service’s were able to offer Lance SIL accommodation. Lance now has a secure, affordable home. Lance resides with housemates he shares similar interests with. Lance also manages to see his son weekly considering he has his secure accommodation now.

A Seamless Transition to Supported Independent Living

One of the key aspects of Lance’s journey towards independent living was finding suitable accommodation. Carepro Disability Services worked closely with Lance to identify his preferences and requirements. Through their expertise, they explored various options and ultimately secured a comfortable and accessible supported independent living accommodation that aligned perfectly with Lance’s goals and aspirations.

Empowering Lance through Supported Independent Living

During Lance’s transition,Carepro Disability Services went above and beyond to ensure a smooth transition into his new home. Lance explored his new neighbourhood with his Support Workers and was able to set up his new Play station games.

Ongoing Support and Empowerment

Lance’s journey towards independent living did not end with securing accommodation. Carepro Disability Services provides ongoing support to ensure Lance can maintain his independence and well-being. Their team of dedicated support workers assists Lance with daily tasks, personal care, and any challenges that may arise. This support network allows Lance to lead a meaningful life while having access to assistance whenever needed.

Inspiration for Others

Lance’s story is an inspiration to others facing similar challenges. It showcases the transformative power of the NDIS and the unwavering commitment of Carepro Disability Services to empower individuals to live fulfilling lives. It demonstrates that with the right support, determination, and a people-first approach, living independently and achieving personal goals is attainable.

The Role of the NDIS:

The National Disability Insurance Scheme played a crucial role in facilitating Lance’s independent living journey. Carepro Disability Services worked diligently to complete all necessary paperwork and assessments, advocating for Lance’s needs throughout the process. They liaised with NDIS representatives and Lance’s Support Coordinator to secure the appropriate funding and support services, making Lance’s dream of independent living a reality.


Lance’s remarkable journey of independent living with the support of the NDIS and Carepro Disability Services serves as a beacon of hope for others. It highlights the importance of tailored support, expertise, and commitment in empowering people to embrace a life of independence and fulfillment. If you are an NDIS participant looking for support services to achieve independent living, don’t hesitate to reach out to Carepro Disability Services. Their team of professionals is dedicated to providing reliable, people-first support and helping you embark on your own journey towards independent living through the NDIS.